The table below looks at the statistics for V-Model skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited V-Model over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
V-Model
Rank 155 154 136
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -18
Contract jobs citing V-Model 9 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.22% 0.077% 0.096%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.099% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 2
Median daily rate £340 £600 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.33% +93.54%
UK excluding London median daily rate £339 £334 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +7.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -
V-Model
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3294 3016 2345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.62% 77.59% 75.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2049 1667 1222
Median daily rate £418 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £550 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 146 126
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.00 £25.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +47.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.86 £60.00 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

V-Model
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing V-Model as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

V-Model Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

V-Model
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing V-Model across the North West region.

V-Model Daily Rate Trend in the North West

V-Model
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing V-Model across the North West region.

V-Model Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

V-Model
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing V-Model within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -8 4 £300 -50.00% 5
V-Model
England

V-Model
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing V-Model also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for V-Model.

1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) XML
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
1 9 (100.00%) Ruby
1 9 (100.00%) JIRA
1 9 (100.00%) Selenium
1 9 (100.00%) WebDriver
1 9 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 9 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 9 (100.00%) BDD
1 9 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 9 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 8 (88.89%) Algorithms
2 8 (88.89%) HP
3 5 (55.56%) Security Testing
3 5 (55.56%) HP UFT
3 5 (55.56%) Software Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Information Assurance

V-Model
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 9 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 9 (100.00%) JIRA
1 9 (100.00%) Selenium
1 9 (100.00%) WebDriver
2 5 (55.56%) HP UFT
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Analyst
1 9 (100.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 9 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Healthcare Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) BDD
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
1 9 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 9 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 5 (55.56%) Information Assurance
2 5 (55.56%) Security Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
1 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 9 (100.00%) Ruby
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) HP
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 22 days ago